CPAP Systems Evolve to Meet Demand
Greater public awareness of obstructive sleep apnea, ongoing technological advancements and stronger patient compliance are all contributing factors in the continued viability of the sleep therapy industry, market specialists say. If anything, they say the upside is still high and wide for providers.
The sleep market is barely out of its nascent stage, working to overcome obstacles like apnea patient compliance with CPAP therapy. Over the years, manufacturers have steadily focused on improving the devices, especially with regard to comfort and convenience for end users. Masks have been designed to provide a better fit, while smaller units can be more easily transported.
Experts, including Brightree’s Chief Business Development Officer Gary Long, discuss how technology, innovation, compliance and other areas are changing how the CPAP industry is evolving.